Carlsbad Marathon

Carlsbad CA/USA

Website: www.carlsbadmarathon.com

Race Winners (53 runnings)
15 Jan 2017 2:20:10 Christopher Zablocki (CT/USA) 2:54:06 Jill Deering (CA/USA)
17 Jan 2016 2:18:14 Fernando Cabada (CO/USA) 2:41:24 Mary Akor-2
18 Jan 2015 2:22:10 Bryan Morseman (NY/USA) 2:48:19 Jennifer Zwick (NC/USA)
19 Jan 2014 2:18:35 Abiyota Endale (ETH) 2:48:29 Guba Aregash Abate (ETH)
27 Jan 2013 2:19:43 Mario Macias-2 2:42:17 Lauren Kleppin (CA/USA)
22 Jan 2012 2:22:24 Mario Macias (CO/MEX)

2:53:07

Christine Kenney (NY/USA)
23 Jan 2011 2:27:28 Demesse Tefera Girma (ETH)

2:45:51

Mary Akor (CA/USA)
24 Jan 2010 2:18:39 Brian Baker (CA/USA)

2:57:20

Haley Cooper-Scott (WA/USA)
25 Jan 2009 2:24:56 Josh Spiker (CA/USA)

3:01:17

Shawna Wilskey (WA/USA)

20 Jan 2008

2:19:26

Tesfaye Dereji (ETH)

3:07:56

Diona Fulton (MA/USA)

21 Jan 2007

2:31:36

Charles Nyamoki (KEN)

2:55:08

Dolores Bergmann (CA/USA)

15 Jan 2006

2:25:37

Wilson Komen (KEN)

3:11:08

Sarah Keller (MT/USA)

16 Jan 2005

2:24:11

Andrew Musuva (KEN)

2:42:07

Volha Yudenkova-2

18 Jan 2004

2:30:53

Nick Hamlin (CA/USA)

2:41:57

Volha Yudenkova (BLR)

19 Jan 2003

2:25:03

Bassirima Soro (CIV)

2:39:41

Elena Vinitskaya-4

20 Jan 2002

2:19:27

Janko Bensa (SER)

2:46:25

Elena Vinitskaya-3

21 Jan 2001

2:17:39

Andrei Kuznetzov (RUS)

2:49:20

Elena Vinitskaya-2

16 Jan 2000

2:18:21

Andrei Gordayev (BLR)

2:44:04

Galina Karnatevicz (BLR)

17 Jan 1999

2:20:23

Jonathan Hume (CO/USA)

2:37:05

Elena Vinitskaya (BLR)

18 Jan 1998

2:19:13

Pavel Vasilenko (RUS)

2:42:21

Elena Semyonova (UKR)

19 Jan 1997

2:24:09

Jose Luis Chuela-2

2:39:24

Tamara Karliakova (RUS)

21 Jan 1996

2:23:08

Aaron Pierson (CA/USA)

2:48:17

Marion Schoeler (CAN)

22 Jan 1995

2:19:54

Jose Luis Chuela (MEX)

2:55:21

Kimberly Campo (CA/USA)

23 Jan 1994

2:20:55

Kirk Pfeffer (CO/USA)

3:00:16

Cheryl Brady (HI/USA)

24 Jan 1993

2:19:11

Brad Hawthorne (CA/USA)

2:48:21

Ann Trason (CA/USA)

08 Dec 1991

2:18:50

Gary Gargasz (PA/USA)

2:42:25

Maureen Roben (CO/USA)

09 Dec 1990

2:19:03

Benjamin Martinez (MEX)

2:43:05

Kathleen Smith (CA/USA)

10 Dec 1989

2:16:12

Ernesto Beatriz (MEX)

2:39:05

Marie Rollins (IRL)

11 Dec 1988

2:12:08

Carlos Rivas Salas (MEX)

2:42:22

Chantel Shea (NJ/USA)

12 Dec 1987b

2:12:06

Don Janicki (AZ/USA)

2:33:38

Maureen Roben (CO/USA)

18 Jan 1987a

2:24:45

John Madden (MA/USA)

2:58:58

Peggy Couper (BER)

19 Jan 1986

2:14:02

Richard Brownsberger (CA/USA)

3:00:02

Marina Boller Hoyt (USA)

13 Jan 1985

2:21:33

Jerry Marsh (CA/USA)

2:54:06

Melinda Ireland (CA/USA)

15 Jan 1984

2:19:48

Joseph League-2

2:47:38

Judith Vivian (CA/USA)

23 Jan 1983

2:19:56

Paul Schultz (MO/USA)

2:43:36

Gail Volk-2

17 Jan 1982

2:17:16

Tim Varley (CA) + Joseph League (CA/USA)

2:46:55

Linda Edgar (WA/USA)

11 Jan 1981

2:17:01

Dennis Rinde (CA/USA)

2:48:55

Joann Dahlkoetter (MT/USA)

13 Jan 1980

2:14:42.8

Mike Manley (OR/USA)

2:44:41

Gail Volk (WA/USA)

14 Jan 1979

2:14:40

Craig Virgin (IL/USA)

2:45:48

Laurie Binder (CA/USA)

14 Jan 1978

2:19:14

Dave Frickel (CA/USA)

2:54:06

Marty Cooksey (CA/USA)

15 Jan 1977

2:16:03

Kirk Pfeffer (CO/USA)

2:56:22

Tena Harms (CA/USA)

10 Jan 1976

2:18:05

Mario Cuevas (MEX)

3:05:18

Nicki Hobson (CA/USA)

11 Jan 1975

2:16:33.0

Ed Mendoza (AZ/USA)

3:16:44

Eileen Waters (CA/USA)

12 Jan 1974

2:17:20

Douglas Schmenk-3

2:54:28

Judy Ikenberry-2

13 Jan 1973

2:18:06

Douglas Schmenk-2

3:00:05

Judy Ikenberry (CA/USA)

15 Jan 1972

2:17:45

Douglas Schmenk (CA/USA)

3:07:06

Betty Wake (CA/USA)

09 Jan 1971

2:22:38

Bill Clark (CA/USA)

3:37:04

Carolyn McDonald (USA)

10 Jan 1970

2:22:25

Mike Mahler (CA/USA)  

11 Jan 1969

2:30:32.1

Tom Bache (CA/USA)

13 Jan 1968

2:35:51

James vanManen (CA/USA)

14 Jan 1967

2:34:25.3

Larry Pontinen (CA/USA)

15 Jan 1966

2:31:06.2

Michael Kimball (CA/USA)

17 Jan 1965

2:49:04

Dave Waco (CA/USA)
Notes: 1965 was the inaugural year. For 1965-1987a, this race was known as the Mission Bay Marathon, for 1987b it was known as the San Diego Holiday Bowl Marathon. In 1988, the organizing groups for these two marathons merged to form the San Diego Marathon which was for 1988-1990, known as the San Diego International Marathon. In 1993, the venue was changed to Carlsbad from San Diego; the name was changed to the Carlsbad Marathon for the 2005 race.

Most Wins (1965-date)

Men

3

Douglas Schmenk (CA/USA) 1972-74

Women

 4

Elena Vinitskaya (BLR) 1999,2001-03


Prize Money (ADR qualified runners)

Year        Men      Women      Total
2017     $3,000     $3,000     $6,000
2016      7,900      6,900     14,800
2015      3,250      2,500      5,750
2014      6,750      3,750     10,500
2013      1,750      1,400      3,150
2012      2,850      1,850      4,700
2011      1,850      2,850      4,700
2010      4,850      1,000      5,850
2009      2,850        750      3,600
2008      3,850        500      4,350
2007        850        500      1,350
2006       none       none       none
2005      2,250      3,500      5,750
....
2003      1,500      3,500      5,000
2002      4,500      2,250      6,750
2001      7,050      4,300     11,350
2000      6,750      5,650     12,400
1999      6,450      8,250     14,700
1998      4,350      1,250      5,600
1997      3,050      4,750      7,800
1996      1,000      1,500      2,500
....
1991      8,250      7,250     15,500
1990      4,100      3,200      7,300
1989     10,500     10,500     21,000
1988      8,000      8,000     16,000
1987     19,000     16,000     35,000
Sums   $126,500   $104,900   $231,400

Race Time Bias (sec/km)
Year     Men   Women
1999    +6.0     n/c
1998    +3.3     n/c
....
1987    +0.2     n/c
Avg     +3.2     n/c

Competitive Level (1990-date)

Year     Men   Women
2016      72     n/c
.... 
2014      39     n/c
.... 
2001      35     n/c
.... 
1998      64     n/c


Quality Performances

Men
<2:13       2
<2:14       2
<2:15       5
<2:16       6
<2:17      11
<2:18      22
<2:19      44
<2:20      66

Women
<2:34       1
<2:36       1
<2:38       2
<2:40       5
<2:42       7
<2:44      20
<2:46      36
<2:48      43
<2:50      57

Heart of San Diego Marathon (10 runnings)

08 Nov 1987

2:18:51

Doug Nelson (CO/USA)

2:50:49

Deborah Waldear (USA)

14 Dec 1986

2:12:26

Thom Hunt (CA/USA)

2:34:33

Janine Aiello (CA/USA)

01 Dec 1985

2:16:58

Agapius Masong (TAN)

2:42:27

Gabriele Andersen (SUI)

04 Nov 1984

2:19:55

Tim Varley-3

2:56:37

Mary Burns (CA/USA)

20 Nov 1983

2:18:29

Kevin McCarey (CA/USA)

2:41:06

Melinda Ireland-2

21 Nov 1982

2:17:51

Tim Varley-2

2:41:36

Melinda Ireland (CA/USA)

18 Oct 1981

2:20:23

Tim Varley (CA/USA)

2:53:19

Ellen Turkel-2

12 Oct 1980

2:19:37

Jeff Galloway (GA/USA)

2:51:30

Sue Petersen (CA/USA)

07 Oct 1979

2:21:11

Bob Burch (USA)

2:59:16

Ellen Turkel (CA/USA)

14 Oct 1978

2:21:28

Ed Mendoza (AZ/USA)

2:53:52

Sue Krenn (CA/USA)
Notes: 1978 was the inaugural year. The 1986 race was known as the Heart of San Diego Holiday Bowl Marathon; the 1987 race was known as the San Diego Marathon.

Last Updated on 16 Jan 2017

Contributors: Marty Post, Frieda Michiels, Jack Leydig (6)